The MESA Global Academy

Scholarship Applications due May 1, 2023

The MESA Global Academy offers competitive fellowships to Middle East Studies scholars from the MENA region who are currently displaced in North America. Eligibility criteria for the fellowships include: 1) holding a PhD or equivalent in a field in the social sciences or humanities (graduate students will not be considered); 2) the primary institutional affiliation was in the MENA region prior to displacement; and 3) a publication record indicating scholarly productivity (in English, French, a native MENA language, or principal research language of the field).

For more information, see the scholarship descriptions or contact Mimi Kirk, Global Academy Program Manager, at with any questions about the Global Academy or the application process.